20. Safety and Health

20.1 Create a comprehensive list of safety or health actions taken against the company.
20.2 Can you identify any patterns in OSHA activity?
20.3 What is the major safety and health problem?

Publicly traded firms must disclose any significant safety and health issues on their Annual Information Form (AIF) at SEDAR, and in their corporate annual report.

While there is no central database of health and safety violations in Canada, the Newsroom” of  the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety provides information on substantial fines. This information is also compiled by Yow. Canada.

A Canadian News Search may also supplement what you find on the CCOHS web site. Serious accidents or injuries are newsworthy.